6. Analysis Techniques

  1. Roger Remington,
  2. Deborah Boehm-Davis and
  3. Charles Folk

Published Online: 28 AUG 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118393758.ch6

Introduction to Humans in Engineered Systems

Introduction to Humans in Engineered Systems

How to Cite

Remington, R., Boehm-Davis, D. and Folk, C. (2012) Analysis Techniques, in Introduction to Humans in Engineered Systems, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118393758.ch6

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 AUG 2012
  2. Published Print: 12 SEP 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470548752

Online ISBN: 9781118393758

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Keywords:

  • analyst's goal and target;
  • hierarchical decomposition in task analysis;
  • state space and domain complexity;
  • finite-state modeling and action time;
  • feedback criticality in dynamic environments

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Modeling Static Environments: Finite State Representations

  • Modeling Dynamic Environments

  • Control Theory

  • Measuring Complexity Using Information Theory

  • Modeling Throughput Using Queuing Theory

  • Summary

  • References